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COSMO Latina Logo-ReducedShould You Break Up If You’re Suegra Is a B*tch?
We’ve all experienced it at some point. That b*tchy, super mean mami that you try so hard to like and get along with but you just can’t. But what if you’re serious about a guy? Should you break up if you just can’t seem to form a bond with your mother-in-law? Here’s what we think and what you can do.

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You’re dating him, not his mom, so the answer to this question is no, you shouldn’t break up over a mean suegra. As Latinos we put such an emphasis on familia but everything can be picture perfect. We know it’s hard, especially if he’s really close to her so consider these unwritten rules to try to make it work.

How Long Have You Been Together?
How bad is it? You’ve got to understand one thing: mothers are super over protective of their sons, so if you’re coming into his life, just out of defense his mother is going to grill you hardcore. It’s totally normal. But if it’s more than six months down the line then you need to read step two.

Read the full article on Cosmopolitan for Latinas.